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Shipping Containers to Iceland

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Movecorp are experts in Shipping Containers to Iceland

Shipping Containers to IcelandOpting to use container shipping to Iceland from the UK is a great idea. If you have an abundance of household items to take over to Iceland, but you’re not sure how, don’t leave anything behind, bring it all with you using our freight shipping.

Movecorp are experts in sending shipping containers to Iceland from the UK because we have done it so many times. No matter the size of the delivery or the items being shipped, we’ll get the job done right every time.

Living in Iceland

The nation of Iceland, a Nordic island, is located in the North Atlantic Ocean. It is roughly located in the middle of the United Kingdom, Norway and Greenland. It has the lowest population density of any country in Europe. Its total population is just under 350,000, and 216,000 of these people reside within the capital city Reykjavik and its suburbs. Iceland is perhaps best renowned for its natural features. It was formed by volcanic activity, and thus is the site of many active volcanoes; the eruption of one of these, Eyjafjallajökull, in 2010, caused global disruption to aviation services due to the ash cloud that the eruption produced. As well as volcanoes, to lots of geysers; these prove to be one of the Iceland’s biggest tourist attractions. In terms of productivity, Iceland ranks seventh in the World. It mains exports are the produce of fishing, although aluminium also comprises 30% of Iceland’ exports. The services and tourism sectors are both increasing in significance. The Church of Iceland, which is an evangelical church, is official most dominant, although in reality secularism is on the rise. Iceland is a very equal society, with a strong focus on gender equality, and low levels of income inequality. Iceland is an island of literature enthusiasts, being a global leader in terms of bookstores per person and the amount of literature translation carried out. Sport is a big part of Icelandic culture; their national sport is handball, although in recent years they have exceeded expectations in football, gaining international attention.

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How Do I Use Shipping Containers to Iceland?

Shipping containers to Iceland from the UK is easy with Movecorp. All you have to do is give us a call for a quick, free quote so that we can begin to understand your shipping needs. From there, we will send out a surveying service team to assess the items you wish to ship in a container to Iceland.

After that, our expert wrapping and packing team will prep your items for shipping and put them in our shipping containers. You can opt to use a shared container or a sole-use container. Almost anything can be shipped, from sofas and beds to computers and bikes – simply ask!

Then we will ship your goods to Iceland and unpack them upon arrival at your chosen destination. Easy peasy!

How Much Does It Cost to Send Shipping Containers to Iceland?

It will be faster but more expensive if you opt to use air freight. If you have a large load of items, you will need to use a sole-use container. This way you can fill the entire shipping container, the 20ft or 40ft options, as needed.

Cost to Send Shipping Containers to Iceland

Included in the cost of shipping containers to Iceland:

  • A move coordinator to help with the whole process
  • Insurance on your goods
  • Packing and unpacking
  • Door-to-door collection and delivery

What are the shipping methods for sending items to Iceland?

Air FreightRoad FreightSea Freight

Shipping-containers to Iceland via Air Freight

If you need your belongings in Iceland in a hurry, airfreight is the quickest transit method to move your possessions internationally. Shipping-containers via air freight are highly convenient, but this does come with a higher price tag. Your quote for Iceland Shipping-containers is calculated based on the weight of your consignment, meaning it is not so economical for larger loads such as an entire home.

If you are only sending a one bedroom flat, some boxes of clothes or a few items of furniture to Iceland but you require them urgently, air freight is a convenient transport method. Many Movecorp customers will make use of our air freight to Iceland service cooperatively with another method of transportation. Such as sending a small number of items they need as a priority via air freight and everything else they can send via sea freight to cut costs.

Another factor that might influence the cost of your Shipping-containers to Iceland via air freight is what happens with your goods upon their arrival in Iceland. You can choose to collect your goods at the airport yourself, or you can request that diligent moving teams deliver your goods to the kerbside of your new home.

Shipping-containers to Iceland via Road Freight

Road freight is one of our most popular transit methods, in particular for Shipping-containers to Iceland. Road freight is a faster option than sea freight, far more economical than air freight and it can be used for consignments of all sizes. Whether you need to send a few boxes, bulky furniture pieces or your whole home to Iceland - road freight is suitable.

There are two road freight options for Shipping-containers to Iceland, a shared service or dedicated service to suit your needs. Our shared service provides flexibility to choose a collection window to suit you. However, because you will be sharing a moving van, your Shipping-containers to Iceland will not begin its journey until the van is full. This is a cost-effective option as you will only pay for the space your goods consume.

Our dedicated service gives you total freedom to choose your exact move date and time and you will pay for and receive a sole use removals truck to fill how you wish. This is a common road freight method for those moving larger homes, furniture items, vehicles and office spaces.

Our hard work and dedication means we are now proud partners of a number of worldwide shipping and removals organisations. Therefore, when you choose road freight for Shipping-containers to Iceland, you will receive the same attentive and superior service as you would in the UK.

Shipping-containers to Iceland via Sea Freight

For Shipping-containers to Iceland, sea freight is one of the most favoured transport methods due to its cost-effectiveness and ease for our clients. Shipping-containers to Iceland via sea freight can sometimes be a slow process, therefore we advise that you allow ample time for your delivery.

Shared container load is the ideal Shipping-containers to Iceland choice if you have a small consignment such as a one bedroom flat, a studio apartment or a small office space. All of your goods and furnishings will be wrapped, packed and loaded onto a shared shipping container to Iceland and you will only pay for the space this baggage occupies.

Dedicated container load is the recommended Iceland Shipping-containers method if you are sending an entire home load or a large commercial office space. You will pay to receive the sole use of a 20ft or 40ft shipping container. A 20ft container will fit a three-bedroom home comfortably and 40ft is sufficient space if you want to send a vehicle amongst other goods.

Owing to our partnership with a number of global removals organisations, your goods will be delivered to the destination of your choice in Iceland, by a team of movers that are committed to delivering a premium service.

Why Choose Movecorp for Your Container Shipping to Iceland?

At Movecorp, we are so confident in our services for shipping containers UK to Iceland that we offer a price match service. If you can find a better price, we will try to beat it. You’ll be pleased to know that we are accredited by the British Association of Removers (BAR) and many other organisations, so you know you are getting a quality service.

Make sure you enjoy your trip abroad by trusting in Movecorp to handle all the hard parts when shipping containers to Iceland.

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